Eagle Class 53

Eagle Class 53

Projects Projects > Sail Boats The Eagle Class 53 is a high performance catamaran primarily designed for day trips and casual over-nighters in warmer climates.  It is built with the highest quality pre-preg carbon composite construction. The Eagle uses a hybrid...
B53 Catamaran

B53 Catamaran

Projects > Sail The B53 is a high performance cruising/racing catamaran built using resin infused carbon and epoxy composites for light weight and strength. She has innovative bow shapes and a chiseled aesthetic which give her a great combination of low windage and...
Bieker Moth

Bieker Moth

Projects Projects > Sail Boats The hull is a comparatively high volume displacement shape, with a rocker profile for easy low ride handling and un-sticky takeoff characteristics. The platform concept minimises aerodynamic drag and heeling moment, with minimal tramp...
Riptide 35 MK II

Riptide 35 MK II

Projects > Sail Boats Designing the Mark II version of the Riptide 35 has been a fun process. Originally designed in 1996 as a true racer/cruiser, the Riptide 35 was our first high-performance water-ballasted design. Two of the boats were built (Ripple and...
Riptide 44

Riptide 44

sail Projects > Sail Boats Dark Star was designed and built for Jonathan and Libby McKee of Seattle. The design brief was for a high performance racer/cruiser capable of blistering speed on the race course (Jonathan is an Olympic gold medalist in the FD class and a...
International 14 Skiffs

International 14 Skiffs

sail Projects > Sail Boats I’ve had experience in many kinds of boats and have done many kinds of sailing, from trans-Pacific cruising and racing to around the buoys in dinghys. However I believe that most of what I know about boat design and construction was...
Riptide 55

Riptide 55

sail Projects > Sail Boats The Riptide 55 was my first keel boat design (1994). She was designed and built for George Thurtle of Seattle WA who wanted a high performance offshore family cruising yacht. George is a very open-minded client who encouraged me to take...
Shilshole 27

Shilshole 27

sail Projects > Sail Boats Trailerable, high performance to cost ratio, home build-able and fun for the family to race and maybe spend 10 days cruising on. The combination of high stability, light weight and large sail area gives the Shilshole 27 excellent...
Riptide 41

Riptide 41

sail Projects > Sail Boats We like to think of the Riptide 41 as a high performance gentleman’s racer. It is designed to be sailed efficiently with a crew of between 6 and 8 rather than the 10-12 persons commonly found on a racing boat of this size, and it...